University of California, Los Angeles, researchers have engineered CAR T-cells to target and kill cells infected with HIV. As Gizmodo reports, the researchers drew inspiration from how the Berlin patient became free of disease in the following a bone marrow transplant for leukemia from a donor with a rare variant that made him immune to the disease and stimulated an immune response.

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A federal grand jury has indicted Elizabeth Holmes and Ramesh Balwani for alleged wire fraud in conjunction with their activities at Theranos.

Nature News reports that some developers are nervous about GitHub's acquisition by Microsoft.

A direct-to-consumer genetic testing company sent out used spit kits, CNBC reports.

In PLOS this week: comparison of commercial bisulfite kits, new method to predict essential proteins, and more